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Friday, March 6, 2015

Statement: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid offers early endorsement of Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., for vacant Senate seat - @mikememoli

Statement: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid offers early endorsement of Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., for vacant Senate seat – @mikememoli
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US markets close down sharply; Dow below 18,000 - @CNBC

US markets close down sharply; Dow below 18,000 – @CNBC
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National Security Council coordinator Philip Gordon will step down; Dr. Robert Malley will replace him - @NSCPress

National Security Council coordinator Philip Gordon will step down; Dr. Robert Malley will replace him – @NSCPress
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Editor's note: The hacking charges announced earlier by the Department of Justice against 3 people (2 Vietnamese citizens, 1 Canadian) involved the theft of 1 billion email addresses. The DOJ released a statement that said, in part, 'the scope of the intrusion is unnerving.' - Tom

Editor’s note: The hacking charges announced earlier by the Department of Justice against 3 people (2 Vietnamese citizens, 1 Canadian) involved the theft of 1 billion email addresses. The DOJ released a statement that said, in part, ‘the scope of the intrusion is unnerving.’ – Tom
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Greece seeks immediate talks with European and IMF ministers on reform plan to conclude bailout, per Greek ministers' letter - @Reuters

Greece seeks immediate talks with European and IMF ministers on reform plan to conclude bailout, per Greek ministers’ letter – @Reuters
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US consumer credit rises 4.2% in January, the slowest pace in 14 months - @MKTWeconomics

US consumer credit rises 4.2% in January, the slowest pace in 14 months – @MKTWeconomics
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Reports: 4 German journalists arrested for allegedly preparing to fly a drone over Parc de la Villette in Paris - @le_Parisien, @peterallenparis

Reports: 4 German journalists arrested for allegedly preparing to fly a drone over Parc de la Villette in Paris – @le_Parisien, @peterallenparis
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President Obama on higher education: 'Ultimately, I want the first two years of college to be like public high schools are now'

President Obama on higher education: ‘Ultimately, I want the first two years of college to be like public high schools are now’
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President Obama at Benedict College in South Carolina: 'Selma's not just about commemorating our past. Selma is now' - @katiezez

President Obama at Benedict College in South Carolina: ‘Selma’s not just about commemorating our past. Selma is now’ – @katiezez
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CIA Director John Brennan: CIA launching major internal reorganization, creating new digital innovation center - @Reuters

CIA Director John Brennan: CIA launching major internal reorganization, creating new digital innovation center – @Reuters
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President of Richmond Federal Reserve says he favors June for first rate hike - @MarketWatch

President of Richmond Federal Reserve says he favors June for first rate hike – @MarketWatch
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Biden at HRC on getting ahead of Obama on marriage in 2012: 'I told the president I wasn't going to change my brand' - @aseitzwald

Biden at HRC on getting ahead of Obama on marriage in 2012: ‘I told the president I wasn’t going to change my brand’ – @aseitzwald
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85 House members will travel to Selma, Ala., for the 50th anniversary of 'Bloody Sunday,' aide says - @NBCNews

85 House members will travel to Selma, Ala., for the 50th anniversary of ‘Bloody Sunday,’ aide says – @NBCNews
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Authorities says people in homes a mile away from Wharton County, Texas, oil tank explosion felt blast; no damage reported, no word on cause - @abc13houston

Authorities says people in homes a mile away from Wharton County, Texas, oil tank explosion felt blast; no damage reported, no word on cause – @abc13houston
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Apple plans fix next week for newly discovered 'Freak' security bug - @ReutersTech

Apple plans fix next week for newly discovered ‘Freak’ security bug – @ReutersTech
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Syracuse University Chancellor Kent Syverud says school 'did not and does not agree with all the conclusions reached by the NCAA,' but takes report 'very seriously' - @Cuse

Syracuse University Chancellor Kent Syverud says school ‘did not and does not agree with all the conclusions reached by the NCAA,’ but takes report ‘very seriously’ – @Cuse
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More: NCAA rules Syracuse University violations go back to 2001; basketball and football placed on 5-years' probation - @syracusedotcom

More: NCAA rules Syracuse University violations go back to 2001; basketball and football placed on 5-years’ probation – @syracusedotcom
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NCAA: Syracuse University penalties include 5-year probation, scholarship reductions, vacation of wins, 9-game suspension for head basketball coach - @NCAA

NCAA: Syracuse University penalties include 5-year probation, scholarship reductions, vacation of wins, 9-game suspension for head basketball coach – @NCAA
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Gov. Tom Wolf orders all Pennsylvania flags in capitol and state facilities in Philadelphia lowered to half-staff in honor of slain officer Robert Wilson - @FOX29philly

Gov. Tom Wolf orders all Pennsylvania flags in capitol and state facilities in Philadelphia lowered to half-staff in honor of slain officer Robert Wilson – @FOX29philly
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Photo: Storage tank fire in Wharton County, Texas - @KPRC2

Photo: Storage tank fire in Wharton County, Texas – @KPRC2
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